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sladys
07-21-2009, 05:25 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile32371/largest-carved-stone-Buddha-in-the-world.htm>largest carved stone Buddha in the world</a></b><br><br>The Leshan Giant Buddha was built during the Tang Dynasty (618-907). It is carved out of a cliff face that lies at the confluence of the Minjiang, Dadu and Qingyi rivers in the southern part of Sichuan province in China, near the city of Leshan. The stone sculpture faces Mount Emei, with the rivers flowing below his feet. It is the largest carved stone Buddha in the world.<br />
height:71m<br /><br /><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/showimage.php?image=112807/54518lesh.jpg>

sladys
07-21-2009, 05:26 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/3/38/Leshan_Buddha_Statue_View.JPG/300px-Leshan_Buddha_Statue_View.JPG

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leshan_Giant_Buddha